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    Sale 5348

    Christie's Interiors

    11 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 160

    A Chinese export lacquer teacaddy

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Chinese export lacquer teacaddy
    19TH CENTURY
    With hinged cover, painted in gilt and red enamels with cranes and flying birds amongst flowering peony and chrysanthemum, two fitted metal tea caddies to the interior, raised on four dragon head supports
    9¼in. (23.5cm.) wide


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